Thread: Uke Nagashi
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Old 12-15-2012, 06:40 PM   #9
Tom Verhoeven
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Re: Uke Nagashi

Ewen Ebsworth wrote: View Post
this video from the same instructional series also supports the fact that this was originally a sword technique

Does this mean it is not normally taught within the Aikido syllabus? I just assumed this was a standard Aikido technique from these youtube videos.
It is a "standard" technique in Aikido - but not all variations are being taught in every dojo or by every teacher. I think most aikidoka are for example familiar with uke nagashi against yokomen uchi.

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